Monday 30 April 2012

sites in sight - final session

Today was my last session as artist in residence in the Warwick Community Group shop, Knottingley, West Yorkshire. 

The residency was commissioned by The Art House and supported through Wakefield Council’s Creative Partners Grant Scheme and by Wakefield District Housing. 

Monday 23 April 2012

woolgather gathering

You choose the winner

Woolgather Art Prize 2012
Event Opening
May 11th, 18:00-22:00
Open Everyday
May 12th - June 8th, 12:00-18:00
Awards Night
June 1st, 18:00-22:00
1 Cross York Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7EE
(Formally The Loft and a minute's walk from Leeds Bus Station)

Monday 16 April 2012


During the second week of the easter holidays we welcomed over 1000 participants into my felt making workshops for families at The Hepworth Wakefield. People loved making felt - the alchemy, the magic of transforming materials with their hands. Some adults without little ones popped their heads round the door too, and asked if they could have a go... fantastic... the more the merrier.

Here are some of the children's designs inspired by the collection in Gallery 6: Hepworth & St Ives.